Map of the Old Portion of Los Angeles, California (1873)
|Author:||A G Ruxton|
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|Source:||Library of Congress|
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This Ruxton map of the "Old Portion of Los Angeles" bears enough in common with the Fire Insurance Map idioms of the time to make one wonder if he had ever been in their employ.
(Or, I guess, wonder if the Insurance map idiom and he shared a common anteceedant?)
For more map resources and imagery from this period in Los Angeles's history, check out the California Historical Society's website.